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Visual Book Reviews, Oxford English Dictionary Adds New Entries, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.26.15

Margaret Atwood draws cartoons for a Kickstarter project; Argentine writer could face jail time for remixing Borges story; the enduring resonance of Khalil Gibran; and other news.

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Split This Rock Launches Poetry Database, Novelist Admits to Plagiarism, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.25.15

Women writers discuss their Twitter experiences; defending creative writing classes; August Kleinzahler on John Berryman; and other news.

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Norton Makes Entire E-Book Catalogue Available to Libraries, Celeste Ng Interviewed, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.24.15

New Fifty Shades novel sells more than one million copies; how the Talmud became a best-seller in South Korea; Yale library acquires Chipotle “Cultivating Thought” cups; and other news.

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Claudia Rankine on Mourning Black Lives, Simon Armitage Elected Oxford Professor of Poetry, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.23.15

The Librarian of Congress’s influence on U.S. copyright law; why many book publishers don’t pay for fact-checking; Canadian libraries protest high e-book costs; and other news.

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Remembering James Salter, Agatha Christie as Feminist Icon, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.22.15

The language of prayer; world’s best indie bookstores; T. S. Eliot’s early years; and other news.

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Charleston Libraries Honor Shooting Victims, on Throwing a Novel Away, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.19.15

Fan fiction takes on a life of its own; Pronoun receives new funding; father-daughter writing competitiveness; and other news.

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